Arena and City where Magic vs. Mavericks will be playing
The stage is set for an NBA game between the Magic and Mavericks on November 06th, 2023, in Orlando, FL at Amway Center, and be sure to check out the picks and predictions to win with your bets.
Introduction to the Magic vs. Mavericks betting tip and prediction
This NBA matchup on November 06th, 2023, at 18:00 features a collision between the Eastern Conference and Western Conference. The Magic enters as -1.5 point favorites in the contest. In the previous game between these two teams, the Magic was -5.5 point favorites and won the game against Mavericks, 94-87. The over/under for the upcoming game is 224.5 points. In the previous meeting, the over/under was 188.5 points, and the under was victorious.
In the 2023-2024 basketball season, we’re all familiar with the significance of the 3-point shot in the game. Let’s explore how different teams are succeeding from long distance. The Magic is currently knocking down 32.4% of their 3-pointers, displaying their accuracy from beyond the arc. On the other hand, the Mavericks are converting 39.7% of their shots from long range, highlighting their proficiency in this aspect. The Magic is dedicating 36% of their attempts to 3-pointers, while the Mavericks are taking 49% of their field goal attempts from downtown.
How is the Magic playing this season?
The Magic comes into this game with a 4-2 record, and they are currently 4th in the Eastern Conference standings.
Best scorer for the Magic
The leading scorer for the Magic this season is Franz Wagner, who is averaging 19.8 points per game. Wagner also is the team leader in minutes played per game with 33.66. He scored 22 points on 9-for-17 shooting in his previous regular-season meeting against the Mavericks. In the last game, he scored 39.25 points in DraftKings and 40 fantasy points in FanDuel.
Other Team Leaders for the Magic
Coming into the November 06th, 2023 contest, Wendell Carter Jr. leads the Magic with 8.6 rebounds per game Paolo Banchero has a team-high 5.5 assists per game. He scored 53.25 DraftKings points and 50.4 FanDuel fantasy game points in the last game. The steals leader for the Magic is Jalen Suggs (1.8 steals per game). He has 27 DraftKings fantasy points and 27.7 FanDuel fantasy points for the last game. In terms of swatting shots, Goga Bitadze is leading the way for the Magic with 1.3 blocks per game. His DFS production in the last game is as follows: 37 DraftKings fantasy points and 40 FanDuel fantasy points per game.
Magic Team Analysis
The Magic’s point differential this season is 5.7 points per game, which ranks 8th in the NBA. They are averaging 109.7 points per game while allowing 104 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Magic is making 10.2 shots per game, which ranks 26th in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Magic is making 19.8 per game, which ranks 6th in the NBA.
Projected Magic Starting Lineup and Injuries
In their last meeting against the Mavericks, the Magic’s starting lineup consisted of Wendell Carter Jr., Bol Bol, Chuma Okeke, Franz Wagner and Jalen Suggs. For the upcoming matchup, the Magic has the following injuries: Wendell Carter Jr. is out (hand), Markelle Fultz is questionable (knee) and Gary Harris isquestionable (groin).
How are the Mavericks playing this season?
The Mavericks head this game with a 5-1 record, and they are currently 2nd in the Western Conference standings.
Best scorer for the Mavericks
The leading scorer for the Mavericks this season is Luka Doncic, who is averaging 32 points per game. Luka Doncic also leads the team in minutes played per game with 37.5. He scored 24 points on 9-for-29 shooting in his previous regular season meeting against the Magic.
Other Team Leaders for the Mavericks
Luka Doncic is leading the way with 10.7 rebounds per game. Luka Doncic is dishing out a team-high 9.3 assists per game. In terms of steals, the Mavericks’ leader is Kyrie Irving with 1.5 steals per game. The blocks’ leader for the Mavericks is Derek Lively II, who is sending back 1 shots per game.
Mavericks Team Analysis
The Mavericks’ point differential this season is 4.8 points per game, which ranks 9th in the NBA. They are averaging 121.3 points per game while allowing 116.5 points per game. In terms of 3-pointers, the Mavericks are making 17.3 shots per game, which ranks 1st in the NBA. From the free-throw line, the Mavericks are making 19.3 per game, which ranks 8th in the NBA.
Projected Mavericks’ Starting Lineup and Injuries
In their last meeting against the Magic, the Mavericks’ starting five were Dwight Powell, Dorian Finney-Smith, Reggie Bullock, Spencer Dinwiddie and Luka Doncic. For the upcoming matchup, Mavericks has the following injuries: Kyrie Irving is probable (foot), Maxi Kleber is out (toe), and Markieff Morris is questionable (illness).
Bet suggestions for this game
Spread betting suggestion
With the Magic coming into this game as -1.5 point favorites the suggestion is to bet at the Mavericks.
Money Line betting suggestion
Magic is a -1.5 money line favorite for the game against the Mavericks, and the suggestion is to pick the Mavericks.
Over/Under betting suggestion
The over/under for the Magic and Mavericks is 224.5 points, so the suggestion is to take the over.
Will there be Overtime?
Since the Magic and Mavericks had no match that went overtime this season, overtime is not likely for the upcoming contest.
Magic vs Mavericks betting tip: FAQs
The game will be played on November 06th, 2023.
The contest will take place at Amway Center in Orlando, FL.
The Magic have a 4-2 record thus far this season, they are the 4th seed in the Eastern Conference standings. Meanwhile, the Mavericks are 5-1, they own the 2nd spot in the Western Conference.
The last time that the Magic and Mavericks played, the Magic won, 94-87.
Magic is favorite by -1.5 points for the November 06th, 2023 game. In the previous meeting, the Magic was a -5.5 point favorite. They won the game against Mavericks, 94-87.
The over/under is 224.5 points for the November 06th, 2023 game. The last time the Magic and Mavericks faced each other, the over/under was 188.5. Bettors who took the under won. The teams combined for 181 points.
The matchup on November 06th, 2023, is the first game between the Magic and Mavericks this season. The next contest between these two teams will be on January 30, 2024 at the American Airlines Center.